What does required mean?

Definitions for required
re·quired

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word required.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. needed, needful, required, requisiteadjective

    necessary for relief or supply

    "provided them with all things needful"

  2. compulsory, mandatory, requiredadjective

    required by rule

    "in most schools physical education is compulsory"; "attendance is mandatory"; "required reading"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Required

    of Require

Editors Contribution

  1. required

    For a specific purpose.

    They required passports to travel abroad.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 1, 2020  
  2. required

    Verb form of the word require.

    They required many people to prepare the field for the wedding, all gathered and it was completed efficiently.

    Submitted by MaryC on August 12, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'required' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #645

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'required' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2094

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'required' in Adjectives Frequency: #609

How to pronounce required?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

How to say required in sign language?

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of required in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of required in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of required in a Sentence

  1. Eric Bland:

    This is about the use of overreaching deadly force in situations where it is not required.

  2. Prem Rawat:

    In that most magnificent place, the purest of all places—your heart, someone resides there who is your closest friend. There for you always. No cell phone required. No language required to communicate. All is there within you. Other parties have to end, but this one has the possibility of going on and on, for the rest of your life.

  3. Anil Swarup:

    Environment is non-negotiable but we can't live without coal. You can't wish away coal, there is a temporary drop in demand, but no question of reducing coal output. We are well short of coal required in the country.

  4. Sunil Dahiya:

    It is happening internationally and now has started percolating to India too, though it's at a very early stage, corporates and industries are a big source of all kinds of pollution in India, so much more serious thoughts, policies and actions are required from them.

  5. Chuck Schumer:

    Let there be no doubt, these disasters are magnified precisely because of climate change, i can not fathom the level of cognitive dissonance required to schedule these votes one right after the other.

Images & Illustrations of required

  1. requiredrequiredrequiredrequiredrequired

Popularity rank by frequency of use

required#1#485#10000

Translations for required

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for required »

Translation

Find a translation for the required definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Discuss these required definitions with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "required." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 20 Jun 2021. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/required>.

    Are we missing a good definition for required? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Browse Definitions.net

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Quiz

    Are you a words master?

    »
    proceed or issue forth, as from a source
    • A. summon
    • B. emanate
    • C. scarper
    • D. elate

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for required: